I have subscribed to the visual bookshop Lucid. This friendly application allows you to get the gist of a book in a few minutes. If one wanted to be mean, one could conclude that people write too many words to explain something and that a few nice diagrams are all that is needed. In a way, War and Peace is set in Russia.
I received his friend request on Facebook in February. I don’t usually respond to this kind of calls from strangers. His name, Ange Michael, intrigued me. I’m not sure why. I shrugged and agreed. I’d probably know who I was dealing with soon enough. I know about these scams that try to solicit money from you and can ruin the lives of well-meaning people.